One of the six provinces of the diocese of Thrace with the capital Hadrianopolis . It comprised the territory on the Danube between the confluence with the Vit and the delta, the western Pontic coast up to Constantinople (excluding the city itself), the Propontis and the northern Aegean to the mouth of the Nestus.
V. Velkov, Cities in Thrace and Dacia in Late Antiquity, 1977, 61
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von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen),
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 19 June 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e501360>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510